Steering Committee

  • Denise Albanese

    Denise Albanese

    Director

    Professor

    affect and politics; problems in mass culture and popular culture; science and technology studies; critical historicism and the contemporary moment; Shakespeare in public culture; Milton and early modern literature

  • Maria M Dakake

    Maria M Dakake

    Associate Professor

    Islamic Thought; Qur'anic Studies; Shi'ite and Sufi Traditions; Women and Gender

  • Nathaniel Greenberg

    Nathaniel Greenberg

    Associate Professor

    Modern Arabic literature, film, media, rhetoric and politics

  • Rachel Jones

    Rachel Jones

    Associate Professor

    19th & 20th century continental philosophy, feminist philosophy, aesthetics

  • Matthew B. Karush

    Matthew B. Karush

    Professor

    Modern Latin American history: twentieth-century Argentina, cultural history

  • Rachel Ann Lewis

    Rachel Ann Lewis

    Associate Professor

    transnational sexualities; race and immigration; human rights; feminist and queer theory; media and cultural studies; disability studies

  • Alok Yadav

    Alok Yadav

    Associate Professor

    Restoration and 18th-Century British literature; nationalism, imperialism, and literary culture; postcolonial and world literature, esp. South Asian; anthologies of African American writing